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  1. Employment: 85%
    37 years, 400 cases
  2. Litigation: 10%
    37 years, 50 cases
  3. Media: 5%
    32 years, 27 cases

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Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

1201 Third Avenue, Suite 2200

Seattle, WA, 98101-3047


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2009
SuperLawyersWashington Law & Politics Magazine2009
Distinguished Alumni Merit AwardGonzaga University2002
Walter C. Woodward Freedom's Light AwardWashington Newspaper Publishers Association1999
Distinguished Service AwardKing County Bar Association1989
Distinguished Service AwardKing Bar Association - Young Lawyers Division1984
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Judicial Law ClerkWashington Court of Appeals, Div. II1977 - 1979
Association namePosition nameDuration
Litigation Counsel of AmericaFellow2009 - 2009
American Bar Association, FLS Legislation CommitteeMember2006 - 2009
Washington State Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law SectionMember2002 - 2009
American Bar Association, OSH Law CommitteeMember1999 - 2009
Washington Defense Trial Lawyers, Employment Law CommitteeMember1998 - 2009
Gonzaga UniversityBoard of Regents1992 - 1996
Gonzaga Law School Board of AdvisorsChair1992 - 1996
American Bar Association, Labor and Employment SectionMember1991 - 2009
King County Bar FoundationVice President1988 - 1989
King County Bar AssociationTreasurer1987 - 1989
King County Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law SectionMember1985 - 2009
Publication nameTitleDate
Lexis Law PublishingEmployment in Washington State2009
Davis Wright Tremaine LLPWashington Employment Law Desk Book2009
BNA/ABA Occupational Safety and Health Law TreatiseChapter Author2008
PLIEmployer's Guide to Strike Planning and Prevention1985
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Gonzaga University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
Gonzaga UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A